Available Campus Assistantships

Graduate Hall Director

Student Affairs
Department of Housing and Residence Life

The Graduate Hall Director is a live-in graduate student supervisor among the Department of Housing and Residence Life staff in the Division of Student Affairs. The Department is committed to a comprehensive residential program; one that blends the co-curricular with the academic to create a comprehensive educational environment assisting all residents in achieving their fullest potential. The Graduate Hall Director is recognized as a University Official and represents the university and the department on and off university property. Under the supervision of the Complex/Hall Director and Assistant Director for Residence Life, the Graduate Hall Director will fulfill the general requirements and responsibilities in this job description and the Graduate Hall Director employment agreement.

Qualifications and Job Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled and accepted as a full-time graduate student and carry a minimum of 9 credit hours.
  • Must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 to hold the position.
  • Maintain a clear judicial record with the Department of Housing and Residence Life and the Dean of Students' Office.
  • Must sleep and live-in the assigned Graduate Hall Director room and building.
  • Must have a functioning answering device in the room. Must check office mail, email, and answering devices daily. Must respond in a prompt manner to messages left by residents, colleagues and HD/Housing.
  • If you decide to resign your Graduate Hall Director position, a written notice of resignation is required 10 business days in advance. This should be submitted to the Complex/Hall Director of your building.
  • Display leadership qualities or characteristics as evidenced by previous leadership experiences, recommendations, and evaluations from the GHD Selection and Application process.
  • Display strong interpersonal skills through proven ability to interact effectively with others as perceived through the GHD Selection and interview process.

 

Work Schedule:

  • Minimum 20 hours per week office duty.
  • On-call schedule where carrying a pager is required.
  • Rotational weekend duty.

 

Compensation:

The Graduate Hall Director position is compensated with an estimated $14,500 package which includes: in-state tuition, room, meal allowance, and monthly stipend to be distributed over 10 month contractual term. (The monetary distribution of the GHD compensation package is subject to change depending on changes to University fees, i.e. tuition, meal plans and etc.)

Period of Employment

July– May of Academic Year. Contract is renewable based upon end of year evaluation. Download Application

Graduate Assistant
Student Affairs
Department of Housing and Residence Life

The Graduate Assistant position in Housing & Residence Life requires a 20 hour work week typically Monday- Friday and some weekends during specific times. The successful candidate will work within Housing in one of 3 areas: Business Administration, Student Behavior & Conduct and Aggie Enhancement & Enrichment Program. The Graduate Assistant will be primarily responsible for performing administrative and office support activities for their assigned area. Duties may include fielding telephone calls, receiving and directing visitors, word processing, creating spreadsheets and presentations, filing, faxing, supervising undergraduate staff as well as conducting meetings. Basic Microsoft software skills are required, as well as Internet research abilities and strong communication skills. Graduate Assistants are essential in helping to create a positive work flow environment. 

Qualifications and Job Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled and accepted as a full-time graduate student and carry a minimum of 9 credit hours.
  • Must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 to hold the position.
  • Maintain a clear judicial record with the University.
  • Must report to your assigned are on time.
  • Must have a functioning answering device in the room/ apartment. Must check office mail, email, and answering devices daily. Must respond in a prompt manner to messages left by residents, colleagues, supervisors, and administration.
  • A written notice of resignation is required 10 business days in advance; noticed should be submitted to immediate supervisor.
  • Display professionalism or characteristics as evidenced by previous leadership experiences, recommendations, and evaluations from the GA Selection and Application process.
  • Display strong interpersonal skills through proven ability to interact effectively with others as perceived through the GA Selection and interview process.
  • All current GAs will be required to reapply each year to be eligible for rehire for the upcoming academic year.

Work Schedule:

  • Minimum 20 hours per week office duty.
  • On-call schedule where carrying a pager is required
  • Assist with the opening and closing of the Residence Halls.

Compensation:

The Graduate Assistant position is compensated with an estimated  $13,800.00 package which includes in-state tuition* and monthly stipend of $3,301.00 to be distributed over a 10 month contractual term. This position does not include room and board.  The GA is responsible for securing his/her living arrangements. (The monetary distribution of the GA compensation package is subject to change depending on changes to University fees, i.e. tuition  and etc.)

Period of Employment

July– May of Academic Year. Contract is renewable based upon end of year evaluation.  Download Application

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Graduate Hall Director
Division: Student Affairs
Department: Department of Housing and Residence Life

The Graduate Hall Director is a live-in graduate student supervisor among the Department of Housing and Residence Life staff in the Division of Student Affairs. The Department is committed to a comprehensive residential program; one that blends the co-curricular with the academic to create a comprehensive educational environment assisting all residents in achieving their fullest potential. The Graduate Hall Director is recognized as a University Official and represents the university and the department on and off university property. Under the supervision of the Complex/Hall Director and Assistant Director for Residence Life, the Graduate Hall Director will fulfill the general requirements and responsibilities in this job description and the Graduate Hall Director employment agreement.

Qualifications and Job Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled and accepted as a full-time graduate student and carry a minimum of 9 credit hours.
  • Must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 to hold the position.
  • Maintain a clear judicial record with the Department of Housing and Residence Life and the Dean of Students' Office.
  • Must sleep and live-in the assigned Graduate Hall Director room and building.
  • Must have a functioning answering device in the room. Must check office mail, email, and answering devices daily. Must respond in a prompt manner to messages left by residents, colleagues and HD/Housing.
  • If you decide to resign your Graduate Hall Director position, a written notice of resignation is required 10 business days in advance. This should be submitted to the Complex/Hall Director of your building.
  • Display leadership qualities or characteristics as evidenced by previous leadership experiences, recommendations, and evaluations from the GHD Selection and Application process.
  • Display strong interpersonal skills through proven ability to interact effectively with others as perceived through the GHD Selection and interview process.

Work Schedule:

  • Minimum 20 hours per week office duty.
  • On-call schedule where carrying a pager is required.
  • Rotational weekend duty.

Compensation:

The Graduate Hall Director position is compensated with a $10,000 package including, in-state tuition, room, meal allowance, and monthly stipend to be distributed over 9 month contractual term.

Period of Employment

July– May of Academic Year. Contract is renewable based upon end of year evaluation.

Complete Application      Hall Director Flyer

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*Please note that all assistantship opportunities may not be reflected on this site. You are encouraged to also contact your academic department to inquire about additional opportunites.